Dufry South America - Event Alert

Jan 11, 2010, 07:58 ET from Dufry South America

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dufry South America Ltd. ("DSA"), a company incorporated in Hamilton, Bermuda, with shares listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and with Brazilian Depositary Receipts ("BDRs") listed on the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange - BM&FBOVESPA ("BM&FBovespa"), alerts to event that will discuss the proposal of combination of Dufry AG ("DAG") with DSA.

Speakers will be Julian Diaz, CEO and Xavier Rossinyol, CFO from Dufry Group.

    The presentation will be held in English. A translation service will be
available.

                    Date:   January 11th, 2010
                    Time:   11.00 a.m. Brazilian time / 02.00 p.m. CET
                    Venue:  Hotel Grand Hyatt, Avenida das Nacoes Unidas
                            13.301, Sao Paulo, Brazil

                    Dial-in numbers:
                    Europe:        +41 44 580-1740
                    UK:            +44 20 3107-0289
                    US:            +1 706 679-6380
                    Conference ID: 50044345

                    Translated to Portuguese:
                    Brazil:        +55 11 2188 0188
                    Conference ID: 524417

There will be a simultaneous webcast available which can be accessed through the website www.dufry.com. The presentation will be made available before the start of the venue through the website www.dufry.com.

    Ricardo Bullara
    CFO and IRO
    invest@dufrysouthamerica.com
    Tel.: +55 21 2157 9610

    Sara Lizi
    Investor Relations Manager
    sara.lizi@dufry.com.br
    Tel.: +55 21 2157 9901

    Mario Rolla
    Media Relations
    mario.rolla@dufry.com.br
    Tel.: +55 21 2157 9611

About Dufry South America

Dufry South America (Bovespa: DUFB11) is the South American subsidiary of Dufry Group. As of September 2009, DSA had a workforce of 1,922 full-time equivalent employees. The Company is the leader in the retail travel market in South America, with operations in 95 duty-free and duty-paid shops located in the main Brazilian and Bolivian airports and shopping areas as well as on board cruise ships in the Americas.

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